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Glossary of words invented by the author

1. all-round mug – fair minded man
2. Arrival and Departure – birth and death
3. A-time to K-time – set periods of the day
4. atmon – the atmosphere in Lunamania (light or not light)
5. beddings - accommodation
6. beddo! – good night!
7. beekilegs - a bird
8. big-speak - loudspeaker
9. bixi – food produced from bixifit (a plant)
10. bixifit – food producing plant
11. blankon – an energy producing element
12. bluebag – new baby
13. blumber – mistaken number
14. Boojum - person from Earth
15. Boojumania - Earth
16. booth – a month
17. brainish - clever
18. brainpot – the mind
19. brushabout – a device to clean a person
20. bugaboo – extinct large animal
21. carry-time – gestation period
22. celestium – an element
23. chairmug - manager
24. chatterbox – a discussion room
25. chew-hoo – indicates that the eater has eaten their vitalot pill (speed earns extra food)
26. Chief Bigmouth – chief government PR person
27. clarine – former US glass substitute
28. clothmug - tailor
29. cookery – a kitchen
30. cookwug – a female cook
31. counterfizzer – an antirocket device
32. dansery – place to dance
33. devitalot – a food pill which turns to citizen to white dust
34. diggery – a mine
35. digmug – a miner
36. doormug – a doorman
37. downstep – down escalator
38. drune – a human shorter than a gimp by two nails and made for menial work
39. drunelings – a child or youth drune
40. Drunery – place for insemination, and so production of children
41. drunified – inseminated
42. drunifikation – insemination
43. eatings - meals
44. eatnot - fasting
45. emfatifikation - emphasis
46. endbuts – goals in feetball
47. Eternal Duplicity – O and A, the former male and female gods
48. exkusifikation – apologising
49. fancifikations – making things up
50. fashunwug – fashion designer
51. feetball – a type of football
52. fertilisers – those in charge of propaganda (propagation of people by drunification)
53. First to Third Eat – the day’s three meals
54. First Look – the head of Lookalty (department of defence)
55. fizzer - rocket
56. floater – ship (in former times)
57. flugs - critics
58. footbox - shoe
59. fork – female trousers
60. gimper - sportsperson
61. gimpasium - sports arena
62. gimperdrune – a drune who inseminates until 50 y.o. to produce gimpers (sportspeople), and is awarded 10 years hitball (golf)
63. gimperlet – stage of gimper after gimperling
64. gimperling – young gimper
65. Gimpery - sports
66. Glurk – a clerk of the Talkery (parliament)
67. gwout - exit
68. hear-all – public address system
69. hitball – something like golf
70. hivers – citizens (they live in hives)
71. jawmould - beard
72. joose - juice
73. jug - courtesy from of address to a male (a mug)
74. kamikon – a metal
75. keepdown - gravity
76. kikwik - boxing
77. knowall – fully educated person
78. knowful - knowledgable
79. kumin - entrance
80. Kurarium - museum
81. leggings – male trousers
82. lettery - alphabet
83. lipmould - moustache
84. Lookalty – Department of Defence
85. lookhouse – an observation post
86. look-mug – a guard or security person
87. lug – courtesy form of address to a female (a wug)
88. Lunada – former country on the moon
89. Lunamanity – lunar people
90. lunamatic – someone with lunamatia, thinking for oneself
91. Lunaria and Lunatia – parts of Lunamania
92. lunatise – instil Lunatic culture
93. metab- minerals for growing bixifit (food)
94. mug – man
95. muggish - male
96. mugling – male child
97. nail – measure of height
98. noness – not to be supported (of a proposal)
99. nuclearity – useful and practical thinking
100. O and A – former gods male and female
101. Omnibum – centre of knowledge
102. oop-race – a type of footrace described in the novel
103. Pantek – chief scientist
104. passbut – marked rectangle in centre of feetball field
105. peepery – the President’s box at the sports arena
106. pepsiton – invisible vapour which killed flugs (critics) and healed Lunatics whose creative ability had been sapped by them
107. personalifikation – becoming a celebrity
108. Pinks – top officials
109. Pinkhall – seat of government
110. Pink House – house of top officials
111. practikalities – as in English
112. propaganda – the instrument of drunifikation, intercourse of a wug (woman) with a drune (male up yo 40 y.o. bred for this purpose)
113. puffery - pride
114. quickspeak – a personal electronic communicator
115. ritermug - secretary
ritery – a place where writing is done
116. riton – a sheet for writing
117. rocket – passed wind
118. roundabout – a spherical spacecraft
119. rulifikation – rule making
120. sanaton – a building material made of atmon ( a type of air)
121. scrapeback – flicking one foot backward in response to undesirable word or idea
122. scratch - manuscript
123. scratcher (sktratzer)- pen
124. see-all - TV
125. self-car – an automobile (no longer used)
126. self-wagon – a truck
127. self-walk – a travelator
128. seminary - place for insemination
129. shakery – a place to greet
130. shave box - carpenter's plane
131. silon – a magnetic substance which can hold people at an entrance
132. sitabout – an anteroom
133. sittery – a sitting room
134. sleepery – a bedroom
135. spade – a spoon
136. spoon – a skirt
137. squeezer – a wrestler
138. stir-up proposal – controversial proposal
139. Stool – the Talkeroon’s (Speaker’s) chair in the Talkery (Parliament)
140. talkated - discussed
141. Talkeroon – Speaker of Parliament
142. talkery - parliament
143. teaminess – team spirit
144. tellbell – public announcement bell
145. tellspeak – electronic explanation device in a museum
146. throwabout – wrestling (former word)
147. tongue-pot - microphone
148. trainer – training facility
149. upstep – up escalator
150. venusium – an element
151. vitalot - food pill
152. waitwug – female waiter
153. weaveries – places to make cloth
154. woo-hoo – Talkeroon’s (Speaker’s) horn
155. wug – woman
156. wuggish - female
157. wugling – young woman or girl
158. yesness – to be supported (of a proposal)
159. zoom – a bomb
160. zoomer – a bomber

This list may be short by one or two words.

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